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Smithsonian’s Museum of African American History and Culture Goes Digital via Hyperallergic [Shared]

Smithsonian’s Museum of African American History and Culture Goes Digital When the National Museum of African American History and Culture first opened its doors in 2016, it was celebrated for its immersive installations that go beyond simply displaying aspects of … Continue reading

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How to Bury an Entire Museum via Messy Nessy

How to Bury an Entire Museum When German forces took Athens in April 1941, they expected to find thousands of centuries-old artifacts in the National Archaeological Museum, Greece’s largest museum. Instead, the neo-classical building was totally empty, besides the archaeologists … Continue reading

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You Can 3D Print Your Own Mini Museum via Hyperallergic [Shared]

You Can 3D Print Your Own Mini Museum Funerary mask by Geoffrey Marchal on Sketchfab Admit it, you’ve always fancied yourself something of a curator of ancient statuary! For those looking to turn their desk, bookshelf, or dashboard into a … Continue reading

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NEW DESIGN: Vintage French Robe Textile from The Met (1760-1780) Products from Douglas E. Welch Design and Photography [Shopping & Gifts]

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That’s right: we taught a computer how to paint like Rembrandt! via Rijksmuseum on TikTok [Video] [Shared]

@rijksmuseum That’s right: we taught a computer how to paint like Rembrandt! ##rijksmuseum ##learnontiktok ##lerenoptiktok ##museum ♬ Shipyard Sample OriginalMix – Official Sound Studio   Related Posts: The Ritual via TikTok [Video] Valentine’s 2021 – 13 in a series – … Continue reading

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Behind the Design Watercolor Maptiles via the Cooper Hewitt Museum [Live] – May 18, 2021

Behind the Design Watercolor Maptiles via the Cooper Hewitt Museum [Live] – May 18, 2021 Join Cooper Hewitt, Smithsonian Design Museum for the latest installment in the Behind the Design program series. Curator Andrea Lipps, conservator Jessica Walthew, and Stamen … Continue reading

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Virtual Tour from the London Science Museum via Adafruit

Follow this route to discover some of the biggest objects, ideas and stories in the Science Museum.Galleries you will visit: Energy Hall, Medicine: The Wellcome Galleries, Flight, Information Age and Mathematics: The Winton Gallery Discovered via Adafruit Visit Virtual Tour from the London Science Museum via Adafruit Related … Continue reading

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Home School: Virtual Art Galleries via Google Maps Mania

The Metropolitan Museum of Art is the largest art gallery in the United States. It has over two million works of art in its permanent collection. The Met 360° Project is a series of six 360° movies which allow you … Continue reading

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Home School: The Smithsonian has released more than 2.8 million images you can use for free via The Verge

The Smithsonian Institution is releasing 2.8 million high-res images from its massive collection into the public domain, putting them online for anyone to use and download for free. The open-access online platform will include 2D and 3D images from its 19 museums, … Continue reading

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Home School: Paris Museums Put 100,000 Images Online for Unrestricted Public Use via Kottke

  Paris Musées, a collection of 14 museums in Paris have recently made high-res digital copies of 100,000 artworks freely available to the public on their collections website. Artists with works in the archive include Rembrandt, Monet, Picasso, Cézanne, and thousands … Continue reading

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A window onto the garden in watercolor, Getty Villa, Malibu, California via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram!   A window onto the garden in watercolor, Getty Villa, Malibu, California From my Instagram Feed Related Posts: A window onto the garden, Getty Villa, Malibu, California via Instagram Getty Villa, Malibu, California via Instagram Ceiling … Continue reading

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Huntington House, Huntington Library and Gardens, Pasadena, California via Instagram

Follow Me On Instagram!   Huntington House, Huntington Library and Gardens, Pasadena, California South Front Watercolor See more from my Instagram Feed * A portion of each sale from Amazon.com directly supports our blogs ** Many of these books may … Continue reading

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Sculpture of Vittorio Emanuelle II during battle for Italian Reunification via Instagram

What are your favorite period of Italian History? Share in the comments!  Sculpture of Vittorio Emanuelle II during battle for Italian Reunification On our trip to Milan for the 2019 SRN Conference we had the time to visit the Museum of the Risorgimento … Continue reading

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Courtyard, Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano, Italia via Instagram

What is your favorite architecture? Share in the comments! Displaying and learning about painting should always be done in a building which is also a piece of art itself. The collonades and arches of the courtyard give a rhythm to the building even … Continue reading

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Napoleon as a Greek god, Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano, Italia via Instagram

What would your sculpture look like? Share in the comments! Napoleon as a Greek god, Pinacoteca di Brera, Milano, Italia Kind of a grand sculpture, don’t you think? But then Napoleon was known for an extremely large ego, so perhaps this explains … Continue reading

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